Plugins For Your Site

We do not specifically endorse any of the plugins listed here but offer them as tools for you to test and use in your own accessible WordPress site.

  • WP Accessibility — provides features that fix accessibility issues in your site.
  • Accessibility Widget — add a sidebar widget to change text size in your site.
  • Zoom — enable site visitors to resize the predefined areas of your site.
  • Accessible External Text Links – display an image to warn visitors that a link will open in a new window.
  • Accessible Tag Cloud — a replacement for the default tag cloud that includes text-based indication of the tag’s size.
  • Accessibility Language — add language-tags via the WordPress Visual Editor to support the pronunciation of foreign text.

Development Tools

Building a new theme or plugin? Perhaps some of these tools can help you to create a more accessible resource.

Color Issues

Toolbars

Desktop Validators

  • Total Validator — an (X)HTML validator, an accessibility validator, a spell checker, and a broken links checker all rolled into one tool. Free & commercial versions available.